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Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
5/6/2015 11:04:47 AM

Reviewer: Spencer, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication resulted in a blood clot (DVT) in my right leg and left arm. It was caught in time and treated with Lovenox and Coumadin.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
4/23/2015 10:32:43 PM

Reviewer: Waw, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had almost immediate releif from hot flashes and insomnia, but after 4 weeks on the combi patch I started spotting/ bleeding, cramps and tender breasts. Now GYN wants to do a Endometrial biopsy...it seems from reading that bleeding is common symptom of the patch. I'm not willing to put up with the bleeding and cramps....I think that's worse than the hotflashes! I thought this was the ans ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/18/2015 3:46:47 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am 53 and perimenopausal. I was looking for treatment for hot flashes, mood swings and fatigue. The patch worked to treat those symptoms pretty much immediately - what a relief! Unfortunately my problems with hit have been bleeding and weight gain. I hadn't had a period in 6 months and have had bleeding for about 6 weeks off and on since I've been using the patch. I have also gained 5 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/16/2015 8:16:52 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am a 55 year old who has suffered horribly for three years with severe hot flashes day and night - often six or more per hour. Started the patch after suffering side-effects from the HRT pills. The patch worked beautifully almost right away, for the first, two, weeks. Now, in week six, I am in week two of a miserable, cramping, heavy period, my hot flashes have started up again, and my bra cup ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
1/21/2015 10:13:13 AM

Reviewer: Nothing's perfect, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on the lowest dose Combipatch going on three years. It immediately got rid of hot flashes, vaginal dryness and migraine-like headache due to menopause. The big issue I have is that there has been ongoing bleeding. 1 year I had a vaginal ultrasound to determine why I was bleeding but all was fine. I was told that the bleeding should stop in the second year. However, going on my th ... Show Full Comment

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